The European Championship ended in tears at the Allianz Arena in Munich Leonardo Spinazzola, forced to go out in the final against the Belgium for the rupture of the Achilles tendon left. There diagnosis was confirmed by visit to which the full-back underwent on Saturday afternoon at the Sant’Andrea hospital in Rome after leaving, amid the embrace of his teammates, the retirement of Coverciano. A real disaster for the blue exterior, twice man of the match versus Turkey e Austria, as well as the best in his role a Euro 2020. Even against the Red Devils he was among the most perky, thorn in the side for the Belgian defense and decisive even in front of Donnarumma with a save on the line up Lukaku.
The hands brought to his face after having collapsed to the ground, the caresses of Bryan cristante (companion also in Rome) have been around the world because once again fate wanted to rage on the player born in Foligno already in the past victim of a long series of injuries that have undermined its rise. In this case, he will have to stay away from the fields for 5-6 months, according to the forecasts of doctors. “Unfortunately we all know how it went but our blue dream continues and with this great group nothing is impossible. I can only tell you that he will be back soon! I’m sure of it “, said the Roma full-back via social media after leaving Coverciano’s retreat in the morning in the company of Dr. Andrea Ferretti.
The blue winger was brought to Rome to carry out the necessary checks at the Sant’Andrea hospital. The response unfortunately confirmed the first indications: subcutaneous rupture of the left Achilles tendon. The player will return directly to the disposal of the Roma. The long stop will deprive not only Roberto Mancini but also Jose Mourinho of a fixed point in view of the Giallorossi club’s next season. “Nothing and no one will take a smile off your face and you will soon be back on the pitch. We are all proud of you ”, his wife tried to console him Miriam Seven on Instagram. And on the return flight from Munich to Florence, Spinazzola was the most celebrated and celebrated by the blue group.
In the images spread by the social networks of the national team, it can be seen Federico Bernardeschi attack a chorus dedicated to the Roma player, followed by the other Azzurri: ‘Olé, olè, Spina’. Then the images of the greeting in the dining room of Coverciano, with the players and the coach Mancini who, one by one, embraced and greeted Spinazzola in crutches. Words of encouragement to the full-back of the national team also came today from the president of the FIGC Gabriele Gravina: “I felt so sorry for Spinazzola, he was giving a lot to this team. I wish him a huge good luck for a fast and quick return because he is not only a great professional but has shown great human qualities “.